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Small Businesses after The Great Recession

Small Business Performance in Industries in LMI Neighborhoods After the Great Recession: Atlanta, Baltimore, Chicago, Houston, and Los Angeles

Maude Toussaint-Comeau, Robin Newberger, and Mark O’Dell

First published June 2019

Small businesses are essential to the economic infrastructure of both lower-income and higher-income neighborhoods.  In this report, we compare small business performance in lower-income vs higher-income areas. Findings offer some directions for growing small businesses in LMI and ethnic/minority neighborhoods.

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